ANTIQUE VICTORIAN GILT CARVED SHELL CAMEO BROOCH c1860 CUPID / CHERUB SELLER
An antique gilt yellow metal brooch, with ornate scrolled highlights, holding a hand carved natural shell cameo of a cherub seller (a vendor selling Cupids as love tokens).
Pretty, collectible & wearable too!
CONDITION: Generally good. Some signs of detail wear commensurate with age and use. Some denting & old solder repairs to mount/bezel.
DATE/MARKS: Around 1880. Not marked.
DIMENSIONS: 57 x 47 mm (1 inch = 25.4 mm). To give an impression of scale, the coin is 19 mm or ¾ of an inch diameter.
WEIGHT: Approx. 17.0 grams.